Thousands of University of Minnesota students see Krista Soria’s name in their inboxes every spring semester. Soria, the University’s data analyst, sends messages encouraging students to take the Student Experience in the Research University survey so she can use data about students’ academic, civic and personal experiences to guide University services.
Low-income students face lower graduation rates, strained schedules and a variety of hurdles that impede their collegiate careers. While the University has improved resources available to low-income students, resulting in increased academic performance, some low-income students' experiences still demonstrate the challenges they face.
After police were called to a Friday night event hosted by the Somali Student Association at Northrop auditorium, the two groups are disputing the facts of the event.
University of Minnesota Police Department and Minneapolis Police Department officers responded to an incident at a Somali Student Association event late Friday night.
In the absence of a system-wide strategic plan, University of Minnesota administrators are emphasizing the plan’s creation this academic year.
Kaler discussed the recent UMN Divest referendum, the outlook of the University's supplemental legislative request and changes in leadership of the men's hockey team.
In a year featuring protests of conservative speakers on campus, survey data shows the campus climate has become increasingly difficult for conservative students to navigate.
University of Minnesota students presented top student concerns, including diversity efforts and student information privacy, during an annual report to the Board of Regents Friday.
Student representatives to the University of Minnesota Board of Regents presented their top student issues and concerns at Friday’s Board of Regents meeting in Rochester.
Regent Patricia Simmons announced on March 7 her intention to resign from the board later this spring, which many say will leave an expertise gap. She was first elected to the board in 2003, then again in 2009 and 2015, and served a two-year term as Chair of the Board of Regents — serving in total for more than 15 years.